Monthly Archives: March 2014

Review of burial and cremation laws

In the immortal words of Benjamin Franklin, “the only certain things in this life are death and taxes”. Whilst taxes are an oft considered subject, death is less so. It is often only with the passing of a loved one that  the legal framework surrounding death is considered, including the requirements around how the remains

By | March 15th, 2014|

Health and safety reform on the horizon

The Health and Safety Reform Bill (‘the Bill’) proposes amendments to our current health and safety regime. One proposal is the replacement of the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 (‘current Act’), with a new Health and Safety at Work Act (‘proposed Act’). This article focuses on three major proposed changes for employers. Duties

By | March 1st, 2014|